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Terrace Planters

CS-v4.1 SSc2: Protect or Restore Habitat
posted by Bret Mantyk on Jul 28, 2022, 12:14 pm

I'm wondering if terrace plantes are totally out of scope for Protect or Restore Habitat or if there are certain specifications that would allow for terrace planters to count towards the credit...

Greenhouse- SRI Value

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Irene Chung on Jul 28, 2022, 9:59 am

Can a greenhouse be excluded when doing credit calculation? If not, is there a default...


CS-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Marion THIBAULT on May 15, 2020, 10:00 am

Hello everyone, I'm working on a project that plans to integrate a greenhouse. I wonder how to consider the roof of the greenhouse for the...

Last reply: Irene Chung, Jul 28, 2022, 9:45 am

Default Gravel SRI Values

NC-2009 SSc7.2: Heat island effect - roof
posted by Annalise Reichert on Jan 20, 2015, 1:58 pm

I am also working on a project that has a large green roof with light colored gravel in some areas. The manufacturer has not performed testing to provide an...

Last reply: Erin Holdenried, Jul 28, 2022, 9:08 am

LEED boundary- disturbed land that will support more than the project

NC-v4.1 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by Kimberly Reddin on Jul 25, 2022, 11:11 am


I am working on an addition to a large existing building on a large parcel of land that the client owns. The masterplan for this site includes several future projects that could happen...

Last reply: Kimberly Reddin, Jul 28, 2022, 9:08 am

Are substations registered within a LEED project?

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by Karim Balbaa on Jul 28, 2022, 2:09 am

Do we need to register substations within a project as separate buildings (Under Group Approach) ?  If yes, do we have to consider them for analysis under each credit. They don't have any GFA. ...


NC-v4.1 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by Amal Venugopal on Jul 27, 2022, 5:13 am

The BD+C, NC project we are applying for is a factory with manufacturing unit and office spaces, located in an developing industrial  area with no mutimodel transportation facilities . The...

Last reply: David Hubka, Jul 27, 2022, 7:19 pm

20% or more of the design team

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the operations and maintenance staff
posted by Shanwen Hsu on Dec 12, 2018, 3:28 pm

My project is pursuing option 2 

There are several companies on the design team are JUST certified and are able to provide GRI G4 report as well as GRESB. My question is, if the dollar ...

Last reply: Lauren Leatherbarrow, Jul 27, 2022, 5:26 pm

I-Tree Planting Calculator- lifetime of project

Pilot-Credits SSpc158: Onsite Carbon Sequestration Through Plantings
posted by Nicolette Francis on Feb 25, 2022, 3:34 pm

Hi ,

Can someone advise me on what value to input for 'Years of the Project' within the i-Tree Planting tool. Should I use 60 years based on the LCA credit for LEED v4 or can I base this...

Last reply: Lauren Leatherbarrow, Jul 27, 2022, 3:37 pm

Crushed Gravel SRI?

NC-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Nelson Morales on Jul 7, 2010, 2:50 pm

We have several portions of our site that are specified to be crushed limestone. I can't find an...

Last reply: Jenni Betancourt, Jul 27, 2022, 3:13 pm